Recent Cases

BDY18 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2020] FCAFC 24 (27 February 2020) (McKerracher, Colvin and Jackson JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from decision of Federal Circuit Court dismissing application for judicial review of decision of the Immigration Assessment Authority affirming the delegate’s decision to refuse appellants’ applications for protection visas – where appellants sought leave to raise new ground of appeal – whether decision of Authority not to consider new information reached by process of reasoning that was illogical and unreasonable – consideration of s 473DD of Migration Act 1958 (Cth) – leave granted to raise amended ground of appeal – appeal allowed